Public Relations and Fundraising Manager Salary Information in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of public relations and fundraising managers in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of public relations and fundraising managers in Pittsburgh is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Public Relations and Fundraising Managers in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$57,930
25th Percentile Wage
$74,240
50th Percentile Wage
$107,330
75th Percentile Wage
$141,140
90th Percentile Wage
$179,350

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for public relations and fundraising managers in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $179,350. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $107,330. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $57,930.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27.85
25th Percentile Wage
$35.69
50th Percentile Wage
$51.60
75th Percentile Wage
$67.86
90th Percentile Wage
$86.23

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for public relations and fundraising managers in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $86.23. The median hourly salary is $51.60. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $27.85.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of public relations and fundraising managers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016107,33015.62%17.69%
201590,560-1.37%-
201491,8007.23%-
201385,160-3.73%-
201288,340--

Table 3. Compare Public Relations and Fundraising Manager Salary in Pittsburgh with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $107,330 in Pittsburgh is in the middle of salary range for public relations and fundraising managers in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of public relations and fundraising managers in Pittsburgh is 25.9 percent (25.9%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 47.1 percent (47.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Erie.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$144,830
Philadelphia
$126,590
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$126,050
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$120,990
Pittsburgh
$107,330
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$94,280
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$93,780
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$77,870
Lancaster
$77,040
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$76,320
State College
$71,670
Erie
$56,810

See also: Top paying jobs in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.